National Account Manager

Location
England, West Midlands
Salary
£40000 - £46000 per annum
Posted
07 Aug 2017
Closes
04 Sep 2017
Ref
13848135/001
Contact
Chris Barlow
Business Sector
Non Food & Drink
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent


As National Account Manager, this is an exciting time to join our market leading client within the Garden & Outdoor channel, focusing on the Grocery & Retail channel.



Client Details

Our client are a leading name within the Garden, Outdoor & Homewares sector and are looking to further develop their team and market offering with the addition of an experienced NAM within the commercial team.



Description

As National Account Manager, you will be tasked with the following roles & responsibilities;
  • Act as the face of the company and main POC for the Grocery & Retail channel
  • Manager accounts and all P&L activity with a key focus on driving NPD
  • Negotiate and progress contracts for all current account activity
  • Develop JBP's to align business expectations and maintain planned growth
  • Drive new business within existing and prospective accounts
  • Support the wider team with growing the business in the long term.






Profile

The successful National Account Manager will have the following profile;
  • Educated to degree (or similar) level
  • Background in Garden, Outdoor or Homewares category would be advantageous
  • Strong negotiation and communication skills
  • Minimum 4 years National Account Management experience
  • Grocery & Retail experience
  • Proven track record in account development and successful JBP strategy
  • Strong analytic sales skills
  • P&L Accountability
  • Evidence of strong internal and external stakeholder management
  • Commutable to the West Midlands






Job Offer

Competitive salary plus benefits & progression opportunities